The famous trunk road, linking Paris to the Côte d’Azur via the Vaucluse region, is a legendary route, synonymous with holidays, paid leave and traffic jams! For the nostalgic, or explorers amongst you, it has its very own museum in Piolenc.
In the blink of an eye, the museum takes you back in time, thanks to a multitude of familiar objects on display: cars, billboards from its heyday, scooters, petrol pumps etc. Old vehicles play their part, of course, but you’ll also find lesser known elements of life and economic activity that you can discover along the route. Piolenc, for example, which took advantage of its opportunistic location to sell brooms for which it has long been famous.